The Great Escape

Don’t worry, I’m a trained professional.

Duckling, Lona, getting a little help from her friends at the Dingle Wildlife & Seal Sanctuary, Co. Kerry, Ireland, sent in by Nicole C.



  1. Aww, welcome to the world, little guy! Don’t, uh, imprint on the camera or anything.

  2. Birdcage says:

    What a great way to start the day (for me) and a great way to start a life (for Lona)!!!!

  3. That is amazingk!

  4. Not even all the way hatched and already smilingks! Have good life, little one!

  5. I’ve never seen anything being born-ded out of a shell before. Astonishingks.

    How on earth did she fit such a big webbed foot in that tiny space?

  6. It really is an amazing awesome astonishing world we live in.

  7. 260Oakley says:

    Alternate title: The Great Eggscape.

  8. 260Oakley says:

    Where there’s a bill, there’s a way.

    (I’ll save everyone the trouble and groan at that one for you.)

  9. Killer Klown says:

    Phenomenal Cosmic Power!

    … Itty Bitty Living space.

  10. Ten thoooouuuuusaannnd yeaaarsssss
    will give you such a crick in the neck!

  11. Once A Fish says:

    Win! 🙂

  12. HAH! see below, KK
    you know, great minds and all 😉

  13. I have great eggspectation for Lona.

  14. Isn’t that just ducky!

  15. Mamabear says:

    Aladdin reference FTW! I gotta watch that tonight.

  16. Alice Shortcake says:

    She’s still egg-shaped!

  17. Duckie contortionist!

  18. He looks so pleased with himself!

    I want to bop that shell tooth

  19. Killer Klown says:

    Hee. Nice!

  20. The Original Jane says:

    A Donald Trump comb over on his butt! snerk!

  21. Belinda Fernandez says:

    My bf explained it by saying that an egg is like a TARDIS. 😀

  22. he’s got a great sense of humor! he’s really cracking up!

    (so cute!!)

  23. 😆